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Paul Glader

Professor, Business and Ethics Reporting


Paul Glader is an adjunct professor at Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism. Before that, he was a full professor and program chair of the journalism, culture, and society program at The King’s College in New York City, where he directed The McCandlish Phillips Journalism Institute and the NYC Semester in Journalism. He is an advisor and former executive director of The Media Project, a global non-profit journalism training organization, and was the founder and executive editor of its award-winning, non-profit news outlet ReligionUnplugged.com. He also co-founded Vett Inc / VettNews.com.

An award-winning journalist, Glader spent 10 years as a staff writer at The Wall Street Journal, covering a variety of beats including technology, travel, metals/mining, health/science and finance. He’s written for numerous publications including The New York Times, The Washington Post, TheNewYorker.com, The Indianapolis Star, The Associated Press, Der Spiegel Online, FastCompany.com, USA Today and ESPN.com. He’s appeared on national TV and radio programs including CNBC, Fox Business, and WSJ Radio. He currently writes for several national magazines including Bloomberg BusinessWeek, ChristianityToday, The American Legion and is a regular contributor to Forbes.com.

Glader is a two-time TFAS alumnus, having completed the Institute on Political Journalism (IPJ) in Washington, D.C., in 1999 and the American Institute on Political and Economic Systems (AIPES) in 2000 in Prague. He enjoys surfing, reading and traveling with his wife and daughters.